Acupuncture is an ancient therapy originated in China which is regaining its popularity today. Acupuncture is an alternative medicine that is believed to release blocked energy of the body. These lines of energy circulate at the twelve invisible lines popularly known as the meridians. Every meridian is connected to different organs of the body system and that is why the needles inserted to every meridian can reduce the pain or disease connected to the certain meridian point.
Individuals suffering from diseases once the energy are blocked from the meridian points. Once the needles were inserted to the certain meridian points, the normal flow of energy will be restored. The acupuncture treatment works successfully because the inserted needles will stimulate the discharge of pain relieving endorphins inside the body and will manipulate the release of neurotransmitters as well as enhances the actions of autonomic nervous system. Acupuncture can also improve the circulation of blood throughout the body.
Acupuncture is recognized to be a huge success for the treatment of illnesses related different systems of the body such as digestive, respiratory, circulatory and reproductive systems. To add more, acupuncture treatment is also an effective procedure to treat allergies, depressions, anxiety, insomnia, stress and sinusitis. These days, people are also embracing the acupuncture to be a great weight loss treatment.
There are lots of patients who believe that acupuncture therapy is comfortable, effective and relaxing alternative medicine. There are even patients who fell asleep while on therapy session. Acupuncture treatment applies needles, heat and pressure to different areas of acupuncture points. Prior to start the therapy, the patient needs to ask the acupuncturist regarding the suggested numbers of treatment as well as the treatment cost.
Acupuncture treatment is believed to be an effective alternative medicine in different areas of health care. This treatment is widely accepted not only by the public but with most physicians as well. In the recent studies, acupuncture therapy is not only for health or welfare of the patients but this treatment is also vital for the medical science advancement.Publisher: Fadiyah Sameh